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My daughter just turned 13 and weights about 87 or 86 pounds, and is 1.59 m tall. she eats well, but is obsessed with thinness. what should i do?

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Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics 25 years experience
See doc: To talk to her about the issue and determine if she is in medical danger by being so thin.

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Last updated Jun 12, 2017

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